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Lancashire Police warning about child grooming in theatre show

Lancashire Police is using the power of theatre to highlight the dangers of child grooming.

Theatre and Comedy
Promoting the bus' launch are staff members Cory Jordan, Abdul Haleem, Nicola Harvey, Dayna Monk, Abdul Shakoor, Keilly Eyre, Lynne Blackburn, Kurt Crawford, Charlotte Jackson and Ingrid Mason (back).

Space Youth Bus helping to drive anti-social behaviour out of Ightenhill

Chances are we all have a story to tell about youngsters causing havoc in the neighbourhood.
Crime
Some of the cast of from the Dance and Performing Arts course dance showcase at Burnley College.

Burnley students' dance showcase spectacular had audience on their feet

A glittering evening of dance received a standing ovation from a cheering audience at Burnley College.
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The Apprentice star Adam Corbally with some of the students from Burnley College Sixth Form Centre during their careers week.

The Apprentice star gives tips for success to budding Burnley business moguls of the future

A TV star, who was one of the finalists in the smash hit show The Apprentice, came to Burnley to pass on some top tips to aspiring young people.

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Some of the Blessed Trinity students during their charity bag pack

Burnley students bag pack in honour of their brave pal Ethan

Classmates gave up their Sunday to help raise funds for a charity set up in memory of one of their friends.

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Susan Ashworth is awaiting her fate.

Case against bursar who stole £140,000 from school is adjourned

A former bursar who stole more than £140,000 from a primary school is still awaiting her fate after a delay in legal proceedings over the sums of money involved in the case.

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The successful Marsden Heights team

Formula One powers into Burnley for young engineers event

The engineers of tomorrow competed in a day of 'Enjoy-neering' hosted by Themis at Burnley College.

Education
Marsden Heights pupils Fiza Ahmed, Alisha Rizwan, Rahaab Ashraf, Tabassum Idrees, Izza Shaukat, Hifsa Farooq, Ryley Loveridge and Daine Procter, with Mrs Blackey, Miss Littlewood, and Pendleside fundraiser, Leah Hutchinson.

Nelson students gave up their time to raise money for a cause close to their hearts

A group of schoolchildren sacrificed their lunch-times and breaks to help raise money for Pendleside Hospice.

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Young Poppy Morris has won a place at the Royal Ballet summer school.

Budding ballerina pirouettes into Royal Ballet School

Budding ballerina Poppy Morris has been offered a prestigious place at the Royal Ballet summer school.

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Hameldon Community College

Under threat school handed lifeline

The shock proposed closure of troubled Burnley school Hameldon Community College has taken a new twist with news that the decision has been ‘called in’ by councillors.

Education
Mrs Marney and some of her pupils celebrate the recent Ofsted report at Ightenhill Primary School in Burnley.

Burnley school praised for nurturing pupils and improving learning standards

A school has been praised for living up to its motto "To be the best that we can be."

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Ashley Harper

Proud Ashley now helping others after going back to college

Just weeks after finishing his honours degree at Burnley College, student Ashley Harper is helping autistic people build lives for themselves within the community.

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Town pride is the theme of this new show. (s)

Thomas Whitham pupils celebrating Burnley in funny new show

Thomas Whitham Sixth Form and Culturapedia are celebrating Burnley with their humorous new show, In Our Lancashire Homes.

Theatre and Comedy
SafeSpace representatives Rebecca Monk, Claire Bennett and Joanne Sutton (from left) with students Ola Kowalewska, Callum Griffiths, Leigh Mason, Abby-Leigh Stevenson

Charity that supports families and young people in need helped by students

Students from a Burnley school have been working with a charity that helps their peers.

News

You could be a Lancashire Lifesaver

About 60,000 people suffer a cardiac arrest outside hospital each year in the UK and only one in 10 will survive. Reporter Fiona Finch joined a new county course which aims to help save more lives. .

News
Around 98% of children in Lancashire have got a place at one of their top three primary school choices.

Primary school places: Around 98 per cent allocated a place at one of their top three choices

Almost 100% of parents in Lancashire have been offered a place for their child at one of their preferred primary schools this September.

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Hameldon Community College

MP blames 'interfering' government for Hameldon closure

Burnley MP Julie Cooper has slammed the Government for “interfering” in Burnley’s education scene after the shock news that troubled Burnley secondary school Hameldon Community College is to be shut down.

Education
The victorious team from Burnley's Holy Trinity Primary School who are Darcey Carley, Megan Howarth, Lily Haythornwhite, Hollie Catlow, Eden Slater and Skye Heald.

Girls net victory in football competition

An all girl football team from a Burnley primary school was celebrating today after winning a sports competition.

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Education Awards 2018

East Lancashire Newspapers is proud to announce it Educations Awards 2018

East Lancashire Newspapers are proud to announce its seventh Education Awards.
Education
New illustrated book delves into Lancashire's fascinating heritage

New illustrated book delves into Lancashire's fascinating heritage

A brand new book illustrating Lancashire's rich heritage and fascinating history through the medium of beautiful pictures and quirky accompanying tales is set for release next month.
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